Nuptials

Couple fall in love, marry at Bethesda Terrace

By Bill Milligan For the Call Bethesda Terrace in Oakville recently was the scene of a joyous occasion celebrating the wedding of residents James “Jim” and Dorothy Kargus. The couple, who were married about two months ago, met playing cards at the independent living community and fell in love. “I chased him until I caught

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Kiszczak, Badgett will be wed

Stephanie Kiszczak, daughter of Theodore and Patricia Kiszczak of Oakville, and Nathan Badgett, son of Benny and Barbara Badgett of Wood River, Ill., announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Kiszczak, of O’Fallon, earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism at Webster University and a master’s degree in strategic communication and leadership at Maryville University. She is

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Rapp, Kelly united in marriage

Sarah Rapp and Evan Kelly were married Sunday, Oct. 1, at Chaumette Vineyards and Winery. The bride is the daughter of Steve and Lisa Rapp of St. Louis. The groom is the son of Michael and Kathleen Kelly of Potosi. The maid of honor was Jessica Rapp of Beijing, China, the bride’s sister. Bridesmaids were

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Bratton, Winkler to be wed Sept. 2 at St. Anthony of Padua

Paige Bratton, daughter of Patricia and Timothy Bratton of Arnold, and Marty Winkler, son of Margaret and James Winkler of St. Louis, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Bratton, of Arnold, is a 2009 graduate of Fox High School and a 2012 graduate of Lindenwood University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in elementary education.

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Ed and Diane Burke mark their golden wedding anniversary

Ed and Diane Burke celebrated their 50th anniversary July 29 during a reception at Peace Lutheran Church at 737 Barracksview Road. Mr. Burke and the former Diana Hartzkw were married July 29, 1967, at Peace Lutheran Church by the Rev. Pansky. They are the parents of three: Brion Burke, Lisa Burke and Andrea Reitmeyer. The

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St. Agatha Church will be site of vows by Mollenberg, Mahat

June Mollenberg, daughter of Richard and Joyce Mollenberg of Oakville, and Nicholas Mahat, son of Marc Mahat and Leslie Lindauer of Maryville, Ill., announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Mollenberg, of Oakville, earned a bachelor of science degree in nursing from St. Louis University and is employed by Aya Healthcare of San Diego, Calif., as

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Whited, Muehlhauser planning September wedding ceremony

Hannah Whited, daughter of Robin Knehans and Shorty Whited of St. Louis and Arcadia, and Joseph Muehlhauser, son of Paul and Laura Muehlhauser of Oakville, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. Whited, of St. Louis, is a graduate of Mehlville High School and is employed by STROCO Aerospace Manufacturing Co. of Hazelwood as an inventory

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Big diamonds are the ultimate gift of love

Diamonds are a girl’s best friend, especially when the diamond is big. A recent survey found that 82 percent of women in the United States want a diamond of half a carat or more, and say that bigger is definitely better. Before you buy a diamond, know your 4C’s — cut, color, clarity and carat

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Our Lady of Lourdes to be site of ceremony for King, Belleville

Ashleigh King, daughter of Greg and Jill King of St. Louis, and Robert Belleville, son of Karen Belleville and Tom Belleville and stepmother Christy O’Niell of Eureka, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage. King, of St. Louis, is a graduate of the University of Missouri-St. Louis and is employed by the Mehlville School District as

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